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Eligibility and Criteria

You could be invited to participate if you attend one of these San Angelo or area schools:

You must also meet additional criteria to be eligible to receive an invitation to the program:

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Program Application

Students eligible for this program will be invited to apply in August/September each year. The invitation letter will include the open and close dates for the application period.

If you are invited to apply, please complete the Online Application and the required forms.

Benefits of the Program


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If you plan to attend an event, you must RSVP.

October 10
6 - 7 p.m.

Proactive Planning
New semester, new start! Students will learn techniques on how to get organized, learn about time management and how to avoid procrastination to be successful in college.

Rassman Building, Room 105 (2222 Dena Drive, San Angelo, Texas)

RSVP for Proactive Planning

October 24
6 - 7 p.m.

High School Student and Parent Night
High school students and parents will receive helpful information regarding the requirements for college and how to help as a parent.

Porter Henderson Library (2025 Johnson St., San Angelo, Texas)

RSVP for High School Student and Parent Night

November 7
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Stress-Less Fair
Students will receive helpful suggestions on how to deal with stress.

C.J. Davidson Conference Center (1910 Rosemont Drive, San Angelo, Texas)

November 15
6 - 8:30 p.m.

Etiquette Dinner
Students will learn etiquette rules through experience and enjoy a nice dinner.

C.J. Davidson Conference Center (1910 Rosemont Drive, San Angelo, Texas)

January 23, 2024
6 - 7 p.m.

iGrad: Creating a Budget and Sticking to It
Students will receive recommendations on creating a budget and sticking to it.

Mathematics-Computer Science Building, Room 100 (2200 Dena Drive, San Angelo, Texas)

February 13, 2024
6 - 7 p.m.

Study and Note-Taking
As part of the proactive planning, students will receive suggestions on how to study and take notes for class.

Academic Building, Room 04 (2502 Dena Drive, San Angelo, Texas)

February 19, 2024
9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Discover ASU
Discover ASU invites all high school students and their guests to the Angelo State campus for a day where you can truly discover what life is like on campus. This event includes a special presentation and a guided campus tour.

Junell Center/Stephens Arena (2235 S. Jackson St., San Angelo, Texas)

RSVP for Discover ASU

February 27, 2024
6 - 7 p.m.

Major and Minors
What can I do with this major? Learn how to select a major and minor for college.

Health and Human Services Building, Room 130 (2341 Vanderventer Ave., San Angelo, Texas)

March 1, 2024
All Day

Visits to High Schools and Invite New Students
Visit high schools to talk about the requirements for college according to classifications. Also, invite new members to the program.

Various High Schools

April 2, 2024
6 - 7 p.m.

How to Deal with Anxiety and Stress
Students will receive advice on how to deal with anxiety and stress using therapy dogs.

Counseling Services (1901 Johnson St., San Angelo, Texas)

April 16, 2024
6 - 7 p.m.

Getting Ready for Graduation
Students will receive helpful information, like the difference between high school and college, and tips for surviving your first semester in college.

C.J. Davidson Conference Center (1910 Rosemont Drive, San Angelo, Texas)

April 30, 2024
4:30 - 8 p.m.

High School Graduation
The high school students began this program during their freshman/sophomore year, so this graduation symbolizes the completion of this program. At the event, they will receive a certificate of completion of the program along with honor cords, which they will be able to wear on the high school graduation day.

C.J. Davidson Conference Center (1910 Rosemont Drive, San Angelo, Texas)

May 7, 2024
6 - 7 p.m.

Recognize Graduating Students
The ASU group will celebrate the accomplishments of the year and recognize the May graduates.

Stadium Lanes Bowling Center (2105 Knickerbocker Road, San Angelo, Texas)